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Immigration Daily February 14, 2011
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Article: Unaccompanied Immigrant Children: A Growing Phenomenon with Few Easy Solutions by Amanda Levinson for the Migration Information Source

Article: Homeland Security Investigations: Tales of Donuts, Deli's, and Drywall by John Fay

Bloggings: PERM Approval Unsigned by Alien in Rural Kosovo! by Joel Stewart

Bloggings: Illegally Present Men Now Required To Register For Selective Service by Greg Siskind

Bloggings: What About "Legal Immigration" Don't You Understand? by Angelo Paparelli

News: USCIS Announces A Single Card For Employment And Travel Authorization

News: USCIS Publishes QAs On Single Card For Employment And Travel Authorization

News: USCIS Publishes Interim Memo For Comment On Advance Parole EAD

Focus: EVerify And I9s For Experts
Tuesday, February 15 is the deadline to sign up for the Thursday, February 17 phone session of "EVerify And I9s For Experts" with Robert F. Loughran, Karen Katz Feldman, Charles Kuck, Avalyn Langemeier, Angelo Paparelli, Eileen Scofield and other speakers to be announced. The curriculum is as follows:

SECOND Phone Session on February 17:
Going Electronic is not Just Logging on and Getting Started

  1. Form I-9 Electronic Software
    • Benefits
    • DHS Final Rule on electronic signatures and storage
    • How to choose an electronic software provider
    • What is a compliant versus non-compliant software, and sez who?
    • What if the Government Challenges an Employer's choice of Electronic Software?
    • Litigation and Remedies
  2. Managing E-Verify (this could be moved to the third session)
    • Tentative non-confirmations & final non-confirmations
    • E-Verify "dos" and "don'ts"
    • Weaknesses in E-Verify
    • Recent E-Verify improvements and potential future changes
    • Results of Customer Satisfaction Survey (10/15/2010)
    • GAO Report (12/2010) and USCIS response
Tuesday, February 15 is the deadline to sign up. For more info, including speaker bios, detailed curriculum, and registration information, please see: Online: Fax form: Don't delay, sign up today.

Headline: Secretary Napolitano Announces Fiscal Year 2012 Budget Request
Headline: I-140 Book: An attorney's guide on I-140 EBIV Process. For the complete table of contents and to order see
Headline: Georgia caught in pickle between jobs, crackdown on illegal immigration
Headline: Donations for defending Arizona law near $3.7M Proof that P T Barnum was right: there is a sucker born every minute!
Headline: First Lady tries to hoodwink immigrants on DREAMAct Earth 2 Obama: Stop blame game, give administrative relief 2Dreamers!
Headline: Border smuggling game stirs controversy
Headline: Politico: Birther debate alive across U.S. citizenship
Headline: Pro-immigration Republican to announce run for Senate
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Headline: RT @AJELive Hosni Mubarak resigns as president and hands over power to the Supreme Council for the Armed Forces
Headline: RT @izofice Oregon St. Rep. wants to send immigrants to jails in China
Headline: RT @jmcjjCNN In Miami, judge authorized a bball player to keep playing in the district championship despite his immigration status.
Headline: RT @BiggestNYfan RT @immigrantSource: Undocumented Males Must Register for the Military Selective Service
Headline: RT @cuttingcost immigration Americans Fighting Back: Ford Motor Co. said Thursday it plans to reduce its debt by.

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Help Wanted: Immigration Attorney
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Help Wanted: Immigration Attorneys
Dallas, TX - Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP (BAL), a global corporate immigration law firm with various offices in the United States is seeking experienced attorneys with a minimum of three to eight years practicing business immigration law, for our Dallas office. Our attorneys work in a fast-paced, high volume practice and utilize carefully developed procedures, advanced practice tools, and a state-of-the-art case management system. Experience in a range of business immigration matters, the ability to provide exceptional client service, experience managing teams of legal assistants, and superb analytical, organizational and case management skills required. The ideal candidate must have demonstrated success as a principle manager of a large client, have supervised other attorneys and taken full responsibility/accountability for team performance and results, have demonstrated experience in training and developing attorneys and paralegals as well as have excellent communication and leadership skills. We strive for excellence in legal practice in a collegial environment, promoting cooperation and learning from each other. We offer competitive salary and benefits. Please submit your resume, cover letter, writing sample and salary requirement via email with the subject Attorney Candidate-(Dallas) to

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
San Francisco, CA - The Morgan Lewis Resources Immigration Group seeks an Immigration Senior Paralegal to assist with a wide variety of immigration matters. This position works under the direct supervision of the Attorney, Case Manager, Senior Case Manager and Regional Paralegal Manager; possesses substantive knowledge and exhibits basic strategic thinking and initiative with respect to case and project management; demonstrates increased confidence and expertise; communicates to supervisors fully and in a timely manner status of task completion and new developments; applies good skills of legal research, writing and analysis; and generally manages the caseload and status expirations for clients. Specifically, the responsibilities include providing high level client support as well as the preparation of H-1B, TN, L-1, E-1/E-2, petitions and applications, labor certification applications and Adjustment of Status/Consular Processing applications. A minimum of 2 years business immigration experience and a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university is required. Morgan Lewis values collegiality and diversity among our employees. We offer a professional work environment and a compensation package that includes a competitive salary and benefits. We are not accepting applications from agencies. Please apply online by clicking

Help Wanted: Immigration Paralegal
New York, NY - Boutique immigration law firm seeks experienced immigration paralegal to work from own home or office. 5+ years experience in all business and family immigrant and nonimmigrant petitions required. Required to work remotely. Resumes, refs and writing samples to

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